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oversubscribed

adjective uk   /ˌəʊ.və.səbˈskraɪbd/  us   /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/
If something is oversubscribed, people still want to buy things, especially shares or tickets, although all of them are already sold: The $400 million oil company share issue was three times oversubscribed.
Translations of “oversubscribed”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指對股票或票)超額認購的,訂購過多的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指对股票或票)超额认购的,订购过多的…
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